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"Turkey Neck"...any suggestions?

Monday, December 17, 2012

On the plus side, my double chins are not so double anymore emoticon

On the negative side, now I have this loose flesh kind of hanging there....we used to call it a "turkey neck"... emoticon ...not sure if that term is still used today emoticon

So any suggestions how to fix this...short of plastic surgery emoticon
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  • v -WISPY-
    Guess its one of the things that goes with losing weight when we are older. I too have a similar situation. I do tend to hold my head up high whenever possible because I notice in the mirror that is a good way to get rid of quite a lot of flab. I also use a collagen cream which really does get rid of wrinkles on the face and neck. I was amazed at how good it is. Need to use it regularly though to get the full effect.

    Funny about the polo necks. I always loved them and still do. :)
    1286 days ago
  • v BLESSEDBEING
    I do neck stretches to relieve stress--I have no idea if theyare supposed to--or can--make the neck more attractive. You might be able to Google it or do a Spark search on the topic.

    I saw your huddle that you are making progress--you've done an amazing job this year, Teresa! Please give yourself lots and lots of credit for all your achievements.

    Blessed Be, Amanda emoticon emoticon
    1286 days ago
  • v GARDENQE2
    Congratulations on your progress!

    Actually, you're already doing the right thing...V-neck blouse and pendant that hangs lower. My mother was a dress designer and she would often make jackets with contrasting lapels to take the eye away from the less-attractive neck. Or use a bright pin or necklace for the same effect.

    One of her pet peeves were turtlenecks or cowls. She said EVERYONE looked bad in them. In cold weather, tie on a bright scarf and as soon as you get inside, let the ends fall, creating a Y around your face.

    Act the part of a beautiful woman, and you are already there!
    1286 days ago
  • v 1CRAZYDOG
    NORWOODGIRL has the same suggestions I would give. good luck!!
    1286 days ago
  • v NORWOODGIRL
    When I was young - a million years ago and when my skin was still wrinkle-free - I read an article that said you should use the back of your hand and firmly pat the area. It also said to use a rolling pin - hard - on your abdomen to break up the fat there. And, you should make all kinds of faces - particularly smiles to exercise your facial muscles. I remember this because of the picture it made in my mind - grinning insanely while beating myself up in various ways! emoticon

    Sorry I don't have any real advice! Can't wait to read what others say emoticon
    1286 days ago
  • v HOLLYS_NEW_LIFE
    I have the same thing, I don't have a solution, sorry = )
    1286 days ago
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